Let’s Be Clear Georgia – Let’s Be Clear Georgia is a state-wide collaborative that focuses on preventing and reducing marijuana abuse among Georgia’s youth, young adults and workforce. Their website provides common myths about marijuana, as well as various educational tracks and talking points on several effects and aspects of marijuana.
Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM) – Project SAM is an alliance of organizations and individuals dedicated to a health-first approach to marijuana policy. Their website provides a breakdown of up-to-date information involving marijuana, such as legalization, public health and cannabis-based medications; fact sheets and talking points; and opportunities to get involved in their efforts.
The American Academy of Pediatrics – This website provides information to parents on the effects of marijuana use on teens’ health and well-being. It includes information about the drug, signs of use and steps parents can take in prevention.
National Institute on Drug Abuse – This website provides up-to-date facts on marijuana, including how it is used, how it affects the brain and other health effects on the brain.
U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration: Drug Information & Fact Sheets – The Drug Enforcement Administration’s website provides information and fact sheets on narcotics, hallucinogens, stimulants, depressants and other drugs of concerns.
GUIDE’s mission is to improve community conditions by utilizing collaborations, promoting positive youth development, delivering specialized training and resources and preventing substance use and abuse.